The Framer/Becky Gets a Strike: A new villain visits the city; Becky competes against her classmate villains at the bowling lane. [4], Each eleven-minute segment in each episode (except for the first three episodes) begins with verbal instructions to listen for two words that will be used throughout the plot of that episode. WordGirl is an alien from the planet Lexicon, and as a baby somehow accidentally wandered onto a spaceship piloted by Lexiconian Air Force pilot Captain Huggy Face. I did not write this and I am in no way taking the blame for it. Becky attends Woodview Elementary School, where she is close friends with Violet Heaslip and the school newspaper reporter Todd “Scoops” Ming. She has a sidekick named Captain Monkey Face, and is supposed to be a "girl rip off" of Superman. [1] The show began as a series of shorts entitled The Amazing Colossal Adventures of WordGirl that premiered on PBS Kids Go! To understand how and why the First World War terminated, we should remember why it failed to end sooner. Film Festival 2009, NY Festivals' 2009 TV Programming and Promotions award, 2012 Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Writing in Animation, 2013 Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Writing in Animation, 2015: Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Writing in an Animated Program, This page was last edited on 23 December 2020, at 06:09. WordGirl has to spring into action to save the clubhouse and her fans! At the same time, she must worry about maintaining her second life as Becky, keeping people from discovering the truth and living normal family situations. The show was created for children ages 4 to 9. The words (examples include “diversion,” “cumbersome,” and “idolize”) are chosen according to academic guidelines. Watch Queue Queue. The companion site to WordGirl lives on PBS Kids, and was built by interactive firm Big Bad Tomato. Bomber Bill/Dr. The show's creator, Dorothea Gillim, believes that children's shows often underestimate children's intelligence: Part of my mission is to make kids' television smart and funny. NOTE: These episodes are now scrapped because Wordgirl got cancelled on August 7, 2015, and Soup2Nuts, the company that produce the show closed down on March 31, 2015. Wordgirl, also known as Becky Botsford, is the main character and protagonist of the animated television series, Wordgirl, also starring in the 2012 movie, The Rise of Miss Power. Two-Brains again. By December 2014, most PBS stations from coast to coast had stopped airing WordGirl on TV. Vocab words: Divulge, Eavesdrop. A third runway at Heathrow was always a rotten idea – it’s the wrong place to expand. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! if 1 of the writers wanted 2 end wordgirl they wolud put the villan will defat wordgirl. WordGirl was eventually found and adopted by a couple named Tim and Sall… WordGirl follows the everyday life and superhero adventures of WordGirl as she fights crime and enriches vocabulary usage. Princess Meets Villains/Rated B for Becky: Pretty Princess, Magic Pony and Count Cloudy escape from the television; Becky decides to make her own movie. She is joined in her adventures by a monkey sidekick named Captain Huggy Face. WordGirl tries to balance her superhero activities with her "normal" life. A short game show segment called "May I Have a Word?" Mother Goose Rock N Rhyme (2-part episode): Becky and her class learn about Mother Goose and her nursery rhymes. Question, Mrs. Ripley, additional voices, 2008 Television Critics Association Award for Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming, awarded July 19, 2008 Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Writing in Animation, Learning Magazine 2009 Teacher's Choice Award for Families, Featured at the KIDS FIRST! WordGirl was born on the planet Lexicon, and as an infant accidentally wandered onto a spaceship, which was piloted by Captain Huggy Face. 2013-03 ... though they may be more interested in winning the contest than the prize. All programs are distributed by PBS unless where noted. Jay Jay the Jet Plane Episode 018A - Super Loop De Loop. WordGirl Season show reviews & Metacritic score: Becky, Bob, TJ and Johnson accompany Mrs. Botsford on her errands so that they can visit the water park. She battles against an assortment of villains who are all prone to malapropisms. Tree Man and Mud Man/Frankenweenie: 2 villains cause trouble at the park; a dog comes back from the dead. The Incredible Shrinking Allowance". Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. 1 Fanon Wiki Ideas So Far 1.1 Battle Record 2 Death Battle Stats 3 Trivia Shezow X Wordgirl (Completed) WordGirl: Word UP! lets hope not because i like that show! WordGirl follows the everyday life and superhero adventures of WordGirl as she fights crime and enriches vocabulary usage. if they do it will b the end of wordgirl. I mean, everyone on this wiki seems to think so, but the creator of WordGirl and PBS haven't said anything about anything! Narrator Chris Parnell had previously worked on Saturday Night Live.[4]. In the end, Violet wins with her poem about cookies. The segment was created by Kelly Miyahara, Barry Sonnenfeld, and Ryan Raddatz. fanpop quiz: Who won the election at the end of "A Vote For Becky"? WordGirl was born on the fictional planet Lexicon (also a term referring to the vocabulary of a language or to a dictionary) but was sent away after sneaking onto a spaceship and sleeping there. WordGirl S01E08 - Tobey's Masterpiece - Chuck the Nice Pencil Selling Guy. 5x23 Dinner … The reasoning is that children can understand words like “cumbersome” when told that it means “big and heavy and awkward.”[5], PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer agreed to do a mock interview with WordGirl. Idea Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. Created by Jack Ferraiolo, Dorothea Gillim. 5x20 Day at the Museum. Cluckenstein: A new villain attends Villain School; a villain escapes from a movie. I was an intern for the third season of Wordgirl, and it was great until things took a turn for the worse. 27:30. While test flying the ship, Huggy was startled by WordGirl after she woke up, thus causing the ship to collide with an asteroid, which forced them to crash land somewhere on planet Earth (where the ship permanently remains as their Super Secret Spaceship Hideout). This segment features the game show host, Beau Handsome, asking three contestants the definition of a particular word. WordGirl (stylized as WORD GIRL) is an American children’s flash-animated superhero television series produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids. Sarah and Duck Cute. 2008-08-15T04:00:00Z [Eileen’s head pushes off the upper floor of the house. Find the perfect word to save WordGirl and Huggy from disaster. An Electric Evening/Where Did all he Color Go? [7], Rather than hiring writers experienced with children's television, the show's original writers' previous credits included The Onion and Family Guy. Sarah and Duck Cute. Disguised as mild-mannered fifth grader Becky Botsford, WordGirl possesses superhero strength with the added benefit of a colossal vocabulary. 5x20 Day at the Museum Episode overview. While in her alter ego, she has a younger brother, TJ, obsessed with WordGirl, but still unknowingly a typical sibling rival to Becky. Mr. Big's Dolls and Dollars/Great Granny May [2.04] WordGirl doll voice: “Go buy me an official WordGirl toothbrush protector.” So, could someone tell me the reason why everyone thinks it is cancelled? The Legend of the Pumpkin Monster/Becky and the Beanstalk: WordGirl meets the Pumpkin Monster during a camping trip; Becky and her class rehearse the play "Jack and the Beanstalk". 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If all those elements are working, then you can hook a child who may come looking for laughs but leave a little smarter. The Black Plague, otherwise known as the Black Death or Bubonic Plague, remains the most deadly pandemic in world history. It contains vocabulary-building games, a section where children can submit their favorite word, a video page with clips from the show (only available in the US due to legal reasons), a "Heroes and Villains" section with character biographies and activities, and a PBS Parents section with episode guides, lessons, a site map, and more activities to play at home. ", ostensibly hosted by Todd "Scoops" Ming, is a series of vox populi interviews asking random children what their favorite words are and why. I've tried asking the facebook page, with no avail. Gone with the Wind/What Do you Know about Music? (stylized as MAYIHAVEAWORD in the text bubble on Beau Handsome's wall) airs following each eleven-minute segment. While he was driving the spaceship, WordGirl woke and startled him, making them hit an asteroid and forcing him to crash land on Earth in order to save the both of them. "What's Your Favorite Word? The show began as a series of shorts entitled The Amazing Colossal Adventures of WordGirl that premiered on PBS Kids Go! Studios new KaBOOM! During the four-part episode, "The Rise of Miss Power", a four-segment "Pretty Princess Power Hour" sketch is shown between acts, filling in for the average two-segment "May I Have a Word?" It’s easy! Captain Huggy Face, a monkey who was a pilot in the Lexicon Air Force, piloted the ship, but lost control when WordGirl awoke, and crash-landed on Earth (more specifically in Fair City), a planet that affords WordGirl her superpowers, including flight and super strength. Somebody, though, should put an end to this saga. Often, short animated segments are shown in between and at the end of episodes. With Dannah Feinglass Phirman, Chris Parnell, Ryan Raddatz, Maria Bamford. The war left 10% of the population displaced, and there was mass migration to the capital and the formation of shantytowns. Out in the Wild/The Garbage Monster: Becky's class visits the zoo; the Garbage Monster lives at the dump. Yet another segment features the interstitials announcer (Rodger Parsons) asking Captain Huggy Face for a visual demonstration of a certain word (such as "pensive" or "flummoxed"). WordGirl meets The Birthday Girl - a spoiled brat who enlarges when she doesn’t get her way. The names of the volumes and the stories within them are: WordGirl airs in the US on PBS Kids. [5][6], Gillim says she created the show, in part, with the idea that parents would watch the show with their children to support their learning. Vocab words: Encounter, Squabble. She is joined in her adventures by a monkey sidekick named Captain Huggy Face. WordGirl's focus is on great stories, characters, and animation. 14:00. Learn new words and expand your vocabulary with the help of a different kind of superhero known as WordGirl. Watch Queue Queue All four full-episode season… Hello, my name is Kathy Folger. ‎ WordGirl follows the everyday life and superhero adventures of WordGirl as she fights crime and enriches vocabulary usage. WordGirl's only hope is to use Violet's help to teach her to be generous. However, neither of them have tried to return to Lexicon since.WordGirl was then adopted by Tim and Sally Botsford, who at th… WordGirl utilizes these powers to save her adoptive home, using her downed spacecraft as a secret base of operations. We're glad you're here! WordGirl has to spring into action to save the clubhouse and her fans! World War One ended at 11am on 11 November, 1918. fanpop quiz: Who won the election at the end of "A Vote For Becky"? All four full-episode seasons each have twenty-six episodes, while the preceding series of shorts had thirty. Share your thoughts, experiences and the tales behind the art. Sarah and Duck Cute. When Captain Huggy Face correctly demonstrates the meaning of the word, a definition is given, followed by a victory dance by the chimp sidekick. Jay Jay the Jet Plane Episode 040B - Revvin' Evan's Day. WordGirl. WordGirl is an American children’s educational animated television series created by Judy Greer and produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids.The show began as a series of shorts entitled The Amazing Colossal Adventures of WordGirl that premiered on PBS Kids Go! Beach Blanket Best/Water Park WHAMpage: Victoria Best interrupts Becky's day at the beach; the Whammer causes trouble at a water park. (season 8) The eighth and final season of the animated series WordGirl was originally broadcast on PBS in the United States beginning June 10, 2015. (Vocab words: Generous, Exaggerate) Granny May answers an ad to be the Botsford's new babysitter - … Getting Started. : WordGirl meets a new villain named Windy McCloud; Seymour Smooth creates a game show about music. WordGirl began in 2006 as a series of shorts airing within Maya & Miguel, becoming an independent show in September 2007.[4]. Becky in Villainsland (2-part episode): WordGirl finds herself in a place called Villainsland. Disguised as mild-mannered fifth grader, Becky Botsford, WordGirl possesses superhero strength with the added benefit of a colossal vocabulary. This became known as Armistice Day - the day Germany signed an armistice (an agreement for … Play word games with WordGirl and Captain Huggy Face to build vocabulary. WordGirl was adopted and provided an alter ego by Tim and Sally Botsford, who gave her the name Becky. WordGirl zips over to catch it.] - See if te can answer this Wordgirl trivia question! line. The Botsford family keeps Captain Huggy Face as a pet, naming him Bob. This site also has many educational resources for Parents and Teachers. Disguised as mild-mannered fifth grader, Becky Botsford, WordGirl possesses superhero strength with the added benefit of a colossal vocabulary. World Traveled: International Girl of Mystery, https://ideas.fandom.com/wiki/List_of_WordGirl_episodes_(Cancelled)?oldid=2512229. The show has received seven Daytime Emmy nominations, winning four for "Outstanding Writing in Animation" in 2008, 2012–2013 and Outstanding Writing in an Animated Program in 2015. Raging Bully/Gone Quackers: A new classmate (and villain) named Mike picks on Becky and later joins forces with Tobey, Eileen, and Victoria Best; Becky and her family visit a new restaurant. 0%. Easy To Get Sneezy/Becky Makes Scents: Becky tries to find out what is making her sneeze so much; WordGirl meets 3 new villains, Gas Gal, Skunk Man, and Pickle Man. 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